BigCommerce Seeking To File U.S. IPO

BigCommerce IPO

Bloomberg reports that the online commerce platform BigCommerce is seeking an initial public offering (IPO) later this year, citing sources familiar with the matter. The report says the Texas-based company is working with Morgan Stanley on the IPO and could value in at around $1 billion. If the IPO happens, BigCommerce would follow its largest […]

Shopify Partners With Indigenous Organizations Supporting Online Entrepreneurship

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Shopify believes in making commerce better for everyone, including reducing the barriers to starting a business and supporting more voices in entrepreneurship. For centuries, Indigenous peoples have confronted systemic racism and injustices, institutionally and otherwise. Over the last year, the company has been developing plans to build a global support system for Indigenous entrepreneurs, with […]

Shopify Store Owners Are Frustrated With Walmart Connection App

Walmart Marketplace app rating in Shopify app store

Earlier this week, Shopify and Walmart announced their collaboration enabling Shopify merchants to list and sync inventory on the Walmart.com marketplace. While this partnership may not be an “Amazon Killer,” it offers an intriguing omnichannel solution for micro and small business merchants seeking to expand sales on the growing Walmart.com marketplace. However, looking at the […]

Shopify Merchants Can Now Sell On Walmart.com Through New Partnership

Walmart Shopify Partnership

Shopify and Walmart partner to launch a channel enabling Shopify merchants to sell their products on Walmart.com. This marks the first time Walmart has partnered with a commerce platform empowering small to medium-sized businesses to sell through its online marketplace. According to Walmart, over 120 million Americans visit walmart.com every month, discovering and buying an […]

ClearSale Updates Shopify App to Give Merchants Better Payment Fraud Protection

Credit Card on Keyboard

International fraud protection solution ClearSale announced updates to its integration with Shopify, now as a public app. The public app ensures that the ClearSale app has been through the Shopify review process and provides ecommerce merchants protection from fraud, chargebacks and false positive declines. The update to the application is timely, with reports suggesting that […]

Shopify Announces New Features and Programs For Merchants At Shopify Reunite

Shopify Reunite

On Wednesday, Shopify hosted Reunite, the company’s first virtual event for members of its global community. The company gave attendees an exclusive look at the latest updates and new products it is building to help entrepreneurs future proof their businesses. The products and updates announced at Reunite will continue to help merchants navigate the new […]

Facebook and Instagram Push Further Into Ecommerce with Shops and Payments

Facebook

Facebook announced today they are launching Facebook Shops, an easy way for businesses to set up a single online store for customers to access on both Facebook and Instagram. Creating a Facebook Shop is free and simple. Businesses can choose the products they want to feature from their catalog and then customize the look and […]

Shopify Merchants Can Now Accept Local Currency Payments in 19 Emerging Markets Through dLocal

dLocal - Shopify Payment Integration

Cross-border payments solution for emerging markets, dLocal has partnered with Shopify to enable its SMB merchants to offer local payment methods in more than 19 currencies. The partnership allows international ecommerce merchants the ability to accept local payment methods in emerging markets through dLocal’s payment processing network. dLocal’s integration with Shopify enables merchants to bypass […]

Shopify Launches All-New POS to Merchants Around The Globe

Shopify POS

Shopify launched a fully rebuilt and reimagined Shopify POS to merchants around the world. The all-new Shopify POS unlocks the power of omnichannel for businesses by bringing in-person and online sales together in one place. Shopify POS will help merchants stay flexible and resilient in the face of challenges to their business today and the […]